Match details

Liverpool 0 - 1 Wimbledon

Game date: Saturday 14 May 1988 at 15:00 Stadium: Wembley
Competition: FA Cup Final Attendance: 98,203
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Hill B
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Bobby Gould

Opposition lineup

Dave Beasant, Clive Goodyear, Terry Phelan, Vinnie Jones, Eric Young, Andy Thorn, Terry Gibson, Alan Cork, John Fashanu, Lawrie Sanchez, Dennis Wise

Opposition goals

Lawrie Sanchez 36'

Opposition substitutions

Alan Cork out for Laurie Cunningham 58'
Terry Gibson out for John Scales 64'


- John Aldridge missed a penalty on 60'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.48
- Average age of the Wimbledon starting lineup: 25.54
- This was the first time that a penalty had been missed in a Wembley F.A. cup final.
- The penalty was saved by Dave Beasant.

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Match programme
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